Fishing

Fishing season? Try seasons. With this many inland lakes, creeks, shorelines, and deep waters, we’re hooked on the sport all year round. Follow the salmon runs in spring and fall. Take the bait and brave the elements on an ice fishing excursion. Or make the big catch from one of North America’s biggest bodies of water. Whether you’re looking for a little still-water meditation or open-water adventure, you’ll find it here.

Shore fishing. Boat fishing. Ice fishing. The Indiana Dunes area offers plenty of options for those looking to make a big catch. Bring your boat, rent one, or hire a charter for an…

Tips, Tricks, and Regulations

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources protects and preserves the Indiana Dunes area’s natural, cultural, and recreational resources through leadership, management, and education. When it comes to fishing, they’re our go-to resource for boating regulations and species preservation.

Plan Ahead

You can reel-ly on us to keep you up-to-date on the latest water and weather conditions to ensure your fishing trip is a total catch.

More Outdoor Adventures

Wandering

Why hurry? Take the time to wander and let your senses take in the sights, sounds, and smells of the Indiana Dunes.

Paddling

Our recipe for the perfect day? Just add coastlines, dunes, trails, and plenty of water. Luckily, there’s no…

Hiking

Lose yourself in the beauty of the Indiana Dunes. Of course, you won’t really be lost—we’ve got…

Bicycling

Calling all leisure riders, mountain bikers, road warriors, and BMX enthusiasts. No matter your wheels, you’ll…

Beaches

Life in the Indiana Dunes is like a day at the beach. That’s because we have 15 beautiful miles of…

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Dunes Deals

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Pet Friendly

There’s a reason Indiana Dunes National Park was named the #1 pet-friendly attraction in the state of Indiana…

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